American Historic Towns
Historic Towns of New England

Edited by Lyman P. Powell
G. P. Putnam's Sons
New York and London
The Knickerbocker Press
1900


Portland

The gem of Casco Bay

old Rutland

The cradle of Ohio

Salem

The puritan town

Boston

The Trimountain city

Revolutionary Boston

Then and there American Independence was born

Cambridge

There is no place like it, no, not even for taxes

Concord

First in many fields

Plymouth

The Pilgram town

Cape Cod towns

From Provincetown to Falmouth

Deerfield

Old Pocumtuck Valley

Newport

The Ilse of peace

Providence

The Colony of hope.

Hartford

The birthplace of American Democracy

New Haven

The city of Elms



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